From:  Michał Gołębiowski <>
Date:  21 Oct 2013 03:36:25 Hong Kong Time

Re: Fwd: Re: Allow utilizing fragments of the minified file name for map file names


On Wednesday, October 2, 2013 7:25:52 PM UTC+2, Brian Slesinsky wrote:
> This is off-topic since it doesn't require any spec changes, but one
> alternative might be for a library author to host the sourcemap and source
> code on their own site and link to it in the minified code using an
> absolute URL. Presumably the traffic from debuggers will be a lot less than
> the original file.

This can't be done currently as the spec requires the "file" parameter, creating a circular dependency between the minified map and its map.